Dutch software company Negometrix to develop the national procurement system for all Bulgarian Public Entities

Steve Isaac
29 December 2017

FYI: As of Spring 2021, Negometrix is now Mercell

Press release

Utrecht & Sofia December 15, 2017

Dutch software company Negometrix to develop the national procurement system for all Bulgarian Public Entities

On December 15, 2017 Negometrix as part of a consortium, signed a contract with the Public Procurement Agency of the Republic of Bulgaria. The contract is for delivering and support of the national procurement for a period of 4 years.  Negometrix will deliver the software solution, that will be used by all public authorities such as cities, provinces, ministries, hospitals, utilities and others for purchasing goods, services and supplies completely electronically. The awarded contract worth € 2,4 million was a result of an extensive European tendering procedure which took almost 1 year. The awarding criteria was 60% on quality and 40% on price.

Negometrix was able to offer a winning solution based on its 17-year experience in other EU countries, mainly in the Netherlands, serving similar public authorities. The modules of the system include publishing all tender opportunities, receiving and evaluating offers, digitally signing of offers and contracts, e-Ordering, e-Catalogues, e-Invoicing, e-Payment.

Ianko Kostadinov, Managing director of Negometrix Bulgaira: This contract is the result of the hard work of our dedicated software development team in Sofia in the past 10 years. It underlines our leadership in the domain of designing and developing public tendering solutions in Europe.
Jan Siderius, CEO of Negometrix:  Initially we opened an office in Bulgaria to benefit from the county’s highly skilled technical talent pool. Gradually, we have become successful in offering our procurement solution in the Bulgarian market subject to the same EU public procurement regulation. The contract will make our Sofia office grow from 20 to 25 employees in 2018

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About Negometrix

Negometrix is an international software development- and support organisation headquartered in Utrecht, the Netherlands with a development centre in Sofia, Bulgaria. Public institutions and commercial companies alike, Negometrix offers clear insight, structure and support in selecting the best suppliers. Web-based contract management and supplier relation management tools ensure systemic performance- and contract monitoring avoiding revenue losses. Buyers and contract managers have been relying on our platform and our expertise based on 17-year experience.